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Meniscus CMI replacement patient testimonial - 5 years post op.

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In 2009, after decades of distance running Barbara's meniscus had worn out. She had a CMI cartilage replacement procedure. 5 years on she says she has zero pain and is fully active.

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We like to do everything possible to rebuild the knee joint with biologic tissues rather than artificial materials to help delay the time in which an artificial joint replacement is necessary.
For Runners, a tragic side-effect of knee arthritis or injury is sometimes the end of their running career. But take heart—there are some very good alternatives.
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Stone, K.R., A.W. Walgenbach, A. Freyer, T.J. Turek, and D.P. Speer. 2006.